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Published on 24 Oct 2015 | about 1 year ago

Seattle is an expensive city to live. A landlord in the area is renting out his apartment and granting a discount if you are vegetarian or vegan. Cenk Uygur, Brett Erlich (Pop Trigger), and Grace Baldridge (Pop Trigger) hosts of The Young Turks discuss.

Do you support this landlord? Should more landlords give discounts to promote behavior they deem moral? Let us know in the comments below.

Read more here: mashable.com/2015/10/17/seattle-landlord-gives-tenants-a-200-discount-for-being-vegetarian/

“Seattle, Washington is one of the most expensive places to live in America. It’s also one of the healthiest—which is why one landlord decided to offer his tenants a very specific coupon.

Jinesh Varia doesn't eat meat, and he's currently landlord for a (by all appearances) lovely townhouse he’s renting out in a Seattle suburb. According to a report by K5 News, Varia will be offering tenants a $200 monthly discount if they stick to a vegan or vegetarian diet. He believes that vegetarian diets are the right way to go “ethically and morally.”

“I really believe, just like the no smoking policy that all landlords have today, that we can promote this as a way to spread awareness. See if I can create a trend,” he told the station.”


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